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Fredonia in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Barker Common

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
1. Barker Common Marker
Inscription. First public park in Chautauqua County deeded to town of Pomfret 1825 by Hezekiah Barker who settled in Fredonia 1806.
 
Erected 1931 by BenjaminPrescott Chapter, D.A.R. and the state of New York.
 
Location. 42° 26.4′ N, 79° 19.9′ W. Marker is in Fredonia, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (U.S. 20) and Temple Street on West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in Barker Common. Marker is in this post office area: Fredonia NY 14063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fredonia #1 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); The First Exchange of Hostilities (approx. 3 miles away); To All Who Served (approx. 3.3 miles away); To All That Served Honorably (approx. 3.3 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served (approx. 3.3 miles away); Eastern Basin Shipwrecks (approx. 3.4 miles away); Birds of the Harbor (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fredonia.
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkSettlements & Settlers
 
Barker Common Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
2. Barker Common Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 28, 2016, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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